Task NESC/Suit Characterization (Completed)
Last Published:  07/29/22 01:33:24 PM (Central)
Short Title: NESC/Suit Characterization
Responsible HRP Element: Human Factors and Behavioral Performance
Collaborating Org(s):
Other: NESC
Funding Status: Completed - Task completed and produced a deliverable
Procurement Mechanism(s):

Develop numerical techniques to address pressure suit elements

  1. Conduct sled testing without pressure suit and with unpressurized suit.
  2. Determine effects of pressure suit on Anthropometric Test Device (ATD) responses
  3. Develop models or techniques to address pressure suit effects
  4. Validate the suit model through physical testing

Integration/Unique Aspects: Funded and managed by the NASA Engineering and Safety Center (NESC)